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Business, Economy, 01 Oct 2017

Govt needs to take measures to push growth: C Rangarajan

The government needs to take quick action for the economy to pick up 'really fast', Rangarajan said.

01 Oct 2017 5:43 PM

Income inequality, unemployment to give rise to social problems: study

The study said the bottom 50 per cent of the country's population accounts for only 11 per cent of the national income.

01 Oct 2017 4:44 PM

Jet fuel price hiked by 6 per cent; LPG costlier by Rs 1.50 a cylinder

The hike in LPG price comes on the back of over Rs 7 per cylinder increase effected from September 1.

01 Oct 2017 4:00 PM

India to get its first US oil shipment tomorrow

Indian Oil Corp (IOC) in early July booked the first US cargo, opening floodgates for others to come.

01 Oct 2017 3:17 PM

Govt should relax fiscal deficit targets, boost expenditure: Assocham

It said India Inc is looking up to the government to take the 'out of ordinary' measures to accelerate growth.

01 Oct 2017 2:32 PM


Arun Jaitley hints at lesser GST slabs in future

The Finance Minister there is space for improvement, eventually once the economy becomes revenue neutral.

01 Oct 2017 1:33 PM

Jaitley urges those demanding development to pay their due

Jaitley opined that 'revenue is the lifeline of governance' and would help in taking India from a developing to developed economy.

01 Oct 2017 1:15 PM

India's holdings of US govt securities touch USD 135.7 billion

India has increased its purchase of American government securities and is the third largest holder among the BRICS group.

01 Oct 2017 12:14 PM

Bhutanese economy likely to be impacted by GST: ADB

Bhutan's imports will likely increase as Indian exports are zero rated under GST, making the imports cheaper.

01 Oct 2017 11:47 AM

Eight of 10 most valued cos lose Rs 82,653 crore in m-cap

In m-cap ranking of top-10 firms, RIL stood at number one, followed by TCS, HDFC Bank, ITC, HDFC, HUL, Maruti, SBI, ONGC and Infosys.

01 Oct 2017 11:17 AM


Centre ready to bear 4 per cent cost of modern bus terminals: Gadkari

Vadodara, Ahmedabad, Surat bus terminals can be replicated in the entire country, the minister said.

01 Oct 2017 10:37 AM